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Address: Bellary District | Nr. Badavilinga Temple, Hampi 583239, India

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Badavilinga - huge Shivalinga

The Badavilinga temple with 3 meters Shivalinga is located close to Ugra Narasimha. It is a monolithic structure pertaining to Vijayanagara dynasty in Hampi and is partly... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Badavilinga temple with 3 meters Shivalinga is located close to Ugra Narasimha. It is a monolithic structure pertaining to Vijayanagara dynasty in Hampi and is partly submerged in water coming from Tungabhadra river canal. Worth a visit when you visit Ugra Narasimha.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a huge one, close to ugra narshima statue. People say the water in which the linga seems to be submerged is pure and putting few drops over your head(sab paap se mukht ho jaoge). This depends on your belief, sharing few things which we got to know talking to locals and our driver who took us to all... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Next to the Ugranarsimha statue or the Lakshmi Narasimha statue is the Badaviling temple or the Shivlinga which is enclosed in a room filled with water. This is also a monolith structure and huge in size. Locals believe in sprinkling the water on their head. If the place looks too crowded, just wait a few mins, it will clear up

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a very impressive monolithic Shivalinga. There is an elderly gentleman who comes here everyday, gets into the water surrounding the Shivalinga, prays and keeps the place clean. Well maintained and worth a watch along with Ugra Narsimha statue next to it

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This huge monolith "Shivlinga" is a true exhibition of an architectural excellence of Vijayanagara empire and Krishnadevaraya. This statue is situated next to Ugra Narasimha statue and is in completely intact condition.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

This Shivlinga also known as Badavilinga is one of the largest Shivlingas at Hampi. This monument is located right next to the Statue of Ugra Narasimha.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Badavilinga Temple is a wonderful temple in Hampi dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple has a huge monolithic Shivling, part of which is submerged in water. It is a popular tourist spot in Hampi.

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This statue is sculpted in one stone. The total height is 9ft out of which 3 ft is submerged in water.

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

It's a huge Linga carved from a single stone . It's three feet covered in water which comes through a canal from Tungabhadra river. We say a very old priest (around 90-92 years old)praying. Our guide told us that the old priest daily walks 4 to 5 km on foot to come to pray in this temple. This is faith,... More 

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Badavilinga is the shiva temple near Laxmi Narsimha statue.It's a big Shivlinga whose pedastal is submerged in water.the water is said to be flowing from the Tungabhadra river flowing nearby the temple.

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